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A/V Geeks
by Encyclopedia Britannica
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Describes the regular and special services of the library, pointing out the reference, children's, art, music, periodical and microfilm sections. Shows the use of the card catalog and other research tools. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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eye 3,596
favorite 12
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"Explains the card cataloguing and the Dewey Decimal systems in use in a library and shows how detailed understanding of library organization assists in better studying and better use of time. "
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Topics: library, dewey decimal system
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A/V Geeks
by Coronet Instructional Films
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eye 1,192
favorite 6
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Following journey of five dollar bill thru many transactions, film shows how money functions as standard of value, standard for future payment, storehouse of value & convenient medium of exchange for goods or services. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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A/V Geeks
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4.7M
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by Internet Archive
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The A/V Geeks Film Archive is an ephemeral film collection curated by Skip Elsheimer. What started as a hobby more than ten years is now a lifetime commitment. His collection has grown to over 25,000 films gathered from school auctions, thrift stores, closets and dumpsters. He presents themed film shows in his home base of Raleigh, North Carolina and he's taken his shows on the road across the United States. Films from Skip's archive have been released on DVDs. For more information about A/V...
Topic: Moving Images
Moving Image Archive
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4,603,996
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4.1B
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Download or listen to free movies, films, and videos This library contains digital movies uploaded by Archive users which range from classic full-length films, to daily alternative news broadcasts, to cartoons and concerts. Many of these videos are available for free download. Check our FAQ for more information . Contribute Your Movies and Video Please feel free to upload your movies (Uploaders, please set a Creative Commons license as part of the upload process, so people know what they can do...
Topic: Moving Images
FedFlix
by California Department of Developmental Services
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eye 118
favorite 1
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California Department of Developmental Services The Power of Independence DVD 284 2003 This video, produced for the State Independent Living Council, expresses the Value of Living Independently as told in their own words by a variety of people with disabilities. It's a powerful, touching and informative production that condenses a critical message into 18 action-packed minutes. This video was awarded an Honorable Mention in 2003 by the California State Information Officers Council. Two versions...
Topics: dds.ca.gov, public.resource.org
United States Government Films
collection
14,165
ITEMS
19.7M
VIEWS
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eye 19.7M
United States government films, including footage of Congressional proceedings, training films, etc. Includes collections: Fedflix, Metavid, and Report to the Congress: Congressional Hearings Online.
Topic: government films
Prelinger Archives
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6,940
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176.6M
VIEWS
collection
eye 176.6M
View thousands of films from the Prelinger Archives! Prelinger Archives was founded in 1983 by Rick Prelinger in New York City. Over the next twenty years, it grew into a collection of over 60,000 "ephemeral" (advertising, educational, industrial, and amateur) films. In 2002, the film collection was acquired by the Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division . Prelinger Archives remains in existence, holding approximately 11,000 digitized and...
Prelinger Archives
by Professional Arts, Inc.
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eye 3.4M
favorite 42
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A Right to Health, Neighborhood Health Centers in Profile. A Production of Professional Arts, Inc. in San Mateo, CA for the Office of Health Affairs and Office of Economic Opportunity. Directed and Produced by David W. Parker, PhD, Written by Parker and William J. Bicknell, M.D., shot and edited by Peter P. Drowne, narrated by Earle Marsh, M.D. 0726 PA8850 Right to Health, A
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Topics: Motion Pictures: Sponsored, Health and Hygiene, Medicine: Public Health
Stanford University, Special Collections and University Archives
by Apple Computer, Inc.
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eye 15,383
favorite 8
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Description : A demo video of "Lisa", an early personal computer developed by Apple. Source : 1 tape of 1: 1/2" videocassette dub Collection : Apple Computer, Inc. Records, 1977-1998 Item Identification : M1007_s14_b8_vc5 Rights : Copyright © 1983 Apple Computer, Inc. All rights reserved. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, Apple Computer, Inc.
Cultural & Academic Films
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54,903
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15.3M
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This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
by Wellcome Library
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eye 1,905
favorite 4
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This extremely enjoyable film, which contains excellent footage of late 1960's home life, attitudes to food and meal times, addresses obesity in children. A female GP narrates the story of three children who are overweight for their age stressing that although there may be some inherited causes of their obesity, it is mostly due to over-feeding on the part of the parents, what the GP calls a cruel kindness. 3 segments.
Topics: Obesity, Pediatrics, Obesity, Pediatrics, Obesity, Pediatrics, Medical
California Historical Society
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eye 2,402
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Description : Film footage of the first game of the Gay Community Softball League, playing against the San Francisco Police Department in 1974. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: Super 8mm Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of CHS. All requests to reproduce, publish,...
Topics: californialightandsound, San Francisco (Calif.), home movie
LA County Library
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37,139
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Founded in 1912, LA County Library is one of the largest and most innovative library systems in the US. It offers free public resources including books, music, multimedia materials, computer and internet access, and educational and recreational services to 3.4 million residents across 3,000 square miles through its 87 community libraries and mobile fleet of 18 vehicles, including 3 bookmobiles, 10 MākMō maker mobiles, and 5 Reading Machines. LA County Library is dedicated to reducing barriers...
Topic: californialightandsound
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by Forney, Darrell
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eye 133,754
favorite 58
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Description : An 11-minute film capturing the activities of employees and customers inside the Tower Records store, located on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood. Tower Records was founded in 1960 in Sacramento, California and helped revolutionize the music industry before closing in 2006. The film was made by Sacramento City College professor Darrell Forney and was developed by Leo Diner Films, Inc., a San Francisco-based film lab.  Additional Description : Note on original container:...
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Topic: Los Angeles (Calif.), Record Stores -- California -- Los Angeles, -- Tower Records
Community Video
by Spaseboy Jesse Allen ANderson
movies
eye 164,399
favorite 6
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What would you do if you were dealt the hand of fate to be a homeless street kid? if there was no way for you to work or live? if all other options were robbed from you and you had nowhere to sleep... nowhere to keep your things... nobody that liked you for you without having some variation of ulterior motive.. if you were all alone on the street without a single person to trust? No place to bathe.. Hungry, you dont want to fall asleep walking down the sidewalk because you have no place to go,...
Topics: spaseboy, jesse, allen, anderson, 11, 1111, 333, eleven, diary, street, kid, documentary, joshua,...
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California Historical Society
by Peoples Temple
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eye 337
favorite 2
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Description : Amateur movie recording Jonestown nursery and school scenes, including women and infants in the Jonestown nursery, women reading to and singing with children, and children in the Jonestown school. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 13 Rights : Rights are owned by the California...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie
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California Historical Society
by Peoples Temple
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eye 916
favorite 2
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Note : Distortion and radio noises in original recording. Call Number : MS 4136; Audio tape 1 Description : Ham radio transmissions between Peoples Temple members in Guyana and San Francisco, California, intercepted by amateur radio station W6FWX in San Francisco. Jim Jones and other Peoples Temple members discuss the group's supporters and detractors, including Mayor George Moscone and California State Assemblyman Willie Brown, and other issues affecting the group. Note on original label l:...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jones, Jim,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California Historical Society
by Peoples Temple
movies
eye 479
favorite 1
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Description : Amateur movie recording a performance of the song "Yesterday" by a woman singer and band and a comedy skit at the Jonestown pavilion. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 26 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie
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SFGTV2: San Francisco Government Television
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57,628
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3.1M
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SFGTV2 - San Francisco Government Television Programs from San Francisco Government Television. Programs from July, 2010 and continuously updated by the Internet Archive. From sfgtv.org: The Government Channel, SFGTV is a cable channel granted to the City and County of San Francisco for the purpose of cablecasting government television programming, including but not limited to, gavel-to-gavel coverage of the Board of Supervisors meetings, the Mayor's Press Conferences, and Commission meetings....
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FedFlix
by Office for Victims of Crimes
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eye 308
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Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs Office for Victims of Crime The Time Is Now NCJ 213366 - December 2002 This DVD (NCJ 213366) presents two popular award-winning videos, “Meet Us Where We Are” and “The Time Is Now,” originally produced in December 2002 and no longer available in VHS form. “The Time Is Now” helps crime victim service providers reach out and serve people with disabilities. “Meet Us Where We Are,” which presents first person accounts of how crime...
Topic: usdoj.gov
FedFlix
by Department of Defense
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eye 11,197
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Department of Defense PIN 28379 RADIO SET AN/VRC-12 FEATURES, CAPABILITIES, INSTALLATION, OPERATION, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE AN/VRC-12; CONSTRUCTION AND FEATURES OF AN/VRC-43 - 49 RADIO SETS.
Topics: dod.gov, public.resource.org
FedFlix
by National Archives and Records Administration
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eye 34,279
favorite 7
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National Archives and Records Administration Chinese film Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations, 1900 - 2003 ARC Identifier 72247 / Local Identifier 342-USAF-50534. Made possible by a donation from John and Paige Curran.
Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
Institute of Governmental Studies
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eye 45
favorite 1
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Additional Title : Kathleen Brown For Governor Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Call Number : Box 1 Tape 43 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright...
Topic: californiarevealed
Institute of Governmental Studies
collection
131
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3,872
VIEWS
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eye 3,872
The IGS Library is one of the nation’s major collections in public administration, public affairs, and public policy. The library holds more than 400,000 volumes and is a depository for California local government documents. Special collections include California Reapportionment Archives and California Election Campaign Ephemera. Pamphlets and unbound reports from a broad range of public interest organizations, research institutes and government agencies are the heart of the collection, which...
Topic: californiarevealed
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Employment
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eye 2,140
favorite 5
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Description: This film was aimed at employers to encourage them to expand the employee pool to workers who they may not traditionally consider. This promotion was advertised in newspapers as well, and encouraged employees to consider all workers, regardless of age, but did emphasize the particular skills and expertise more experienced workers do bring to the workplace. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Call Number : AC77-17 Collection : Inventory of the Department of Employment and the...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Note : Part 1 is dark until lights come up at 00:00:50. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
Topic: californiarevealed
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eye 7,675
The San Francisco History Center contains a research collection of books, newspapers and magazines, photographs, maps, posters, archives and manuscript collections, and ephemera, documenting all aspects of San Francisco life and history. The Center is also the archives for the City and County of San Francisco. The San Francisco History Center contains a wealth of primary and secondary source materials in print, manuscript, audio-visual, and digital formats. These include books, periodicals,...
Topic: californiarevealed
National City Public Library
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722
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18,134
VIEWS
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eye 18,134
Recognizing the cultural, linguistic and economic diversity of our community, the National City Public Library serves the informational, educational, social and recreational needs of all the residents of the community.  We support lifelong learning, personal enrichment and empowerment by providing access to a variety of materials and current technology, a courteous and expert staff, and a friendly environment that contributes to the quality of life in National City. Contact...
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The USC Libraries Special Collections Department provides access to and preserves archival, historic, and primary source materials in its main areas of strength: Los Angeles regional history; American literature; Lion Feuchtwanger and the German émigré experience; natural history; Iberian, Latin American, and U.S. Hispanics studies, and USC history and the university’s intellectual life. Our quarters provide an area where students, faculty, and their classes may pursue intellectual exchange...
Topic: californiarevealed
Lambda Archives of San Diego
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223
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20,591
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Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD) has been established to preserve and make available for research and educational purposes the tangible record of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community with a special emphasis on those materials relating specifically to San Diego County and northern Baja California. LASD views all aspects of LGBT life as important to the understanding of our communities' values, interests and issues. To this end, LASD actively seeks to acquire and...
Topic: californiarevealed
LA County Library
by Educational Communications, Inc.; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
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eye 153
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Description : Discusses the conception and development of the Operation Bootstrap project in Watts. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
University of California, San Francisco Library, Archives & Special Collections
by University of California, San Francisco
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eye 46
favorite 1
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Note : Warble on soundtrack as on original film. Tramlines throughout. Description : A UCSF Educational Film about medical orderlies. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Title : UCSF Educational Films Call Number : FILMS 91-59 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Medical personnel, University of California, San Francisco. School of...
University of California, San Francisco Library, Archives & Special Collections
by University of California, San Francisco
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eye 821
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Description : A UCSF Educational Film on joining the nursing profession with an emphasis on Psychotherapy. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Title : UCSF Educational Films Call Number : FILMS 91-59 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
Topics: californialightandsound, Nurse practitioners, Psychotherapy, University of California, San...
FedFlix
by National Archives and Records Administration
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eye 15,156
favorite 7
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National Archives and Records Administration ARC Identifier 36850 / Local Identifier 111-TF-3968 SUICIDE - THE UNHEARD CRY Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 - 02/28/1964). PRESENTS AN ANALYSIS OF SUICIDAL PERSONALITIES AND THEIR BEHAVIOR PATTERNS AS MAY BE ENCOUNTERED IN MILITARY LIFE, EMPHASIZING THE ASSISTANCE THAT CAN BE OFFERED TO PREVENT SUICIDE ATTEMPTS. DVD Copied by Master Scanner Thomas Gideon.
Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
FedFlix
by U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
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favorite 6
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U.S. Atomic Energy Commission Idaho Operations Office SL-1 The Accident: Phases I and II A13886VNB1 Describes this nuclear accident from the point of view of the Atomic Energy Commission.
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Topics: FedFlix, ntis.gov
FedFlix
by Food and Drug Administration
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eye 2.3M
favorite 9
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Food and Drug Administration gov.ntis.ava18185vnb1 Fred and the Voice of Food Safety: How to Avoid Food-Borne Illness About 2 million cases of food poisoning which now occur each year are due to improper handling of food in the home. This presentation teaches how to handle, thaw, and store food properly to avoid foodborne illness. Fred's wife has returned to the work force!
Topics: fda.gov, public.resource.org
Community Video
by flexyourrights.org
movies
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favorite 4
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Now that we live in a police state, none of us can afford not to know this stuff. Even after the police state collapses, it will still be good stuff to know. ==================================== TITLE 18, U.S.C., SECTION 241 [Enforcement of Constitutional Rights] If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person in any State, Territory, Commonwealth, Possession, or District in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the...
Topics: TSA, checkpoints, liberty, freedoms, USA, america, constitutional, law, probable cause,...
Description : A fifteen-minute silent film showing scenes of student activities at Sacramento High School, located at 34th and Y Streets in Sacramento, California. The film includes scenes of interactions with teachers and staff, the crowning of the junior prom queen, students performing dances and skits, competitions including tug-of-war and tackling a greased pig, and a photo exhibition by L. C. Hill. Clothing styles of high school students and teachers are also evident in the film.  Source...
Topic: Sacramento High School (Sacramento, Calif.), High School Students -- California -- Sacramento, High...
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Willis Simms
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A soundtrack was never added to this fascinating film, a futuristic fantasy showing Willis Simms’ students at Highes Jr. High School in Woodland Hills, California, making animated pictures and transparencies in the classroom. The film shows how animation is done, transparencies, etc., shows students working on animation in classroom. For more on Simms, visit http://www.afana.org/simmswillis.htm
Topic: student-made film
Educational Films
by Center for Southern Folklore
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Shows the work of the foster grandparent program at the Greene Valley Developmental Center in Greeneville, Tenn. Tells how retired businessmen, mechanics, truck drivers, farmers, and housewives work with the hospital's mentally handicapped children, emphasizing what the hospital means to the grandparents and to the children
Topics: Greene Valley Developmental Center, Children with mental disabilities, Day care centers
Educational Films
by University of Kansas. Bureau of Child Research; University of Kansas. Audiovisual Center
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Films of work with two mentally retarded children demonstrate the general strategy of stimulus-shift techniques in which new phoneme responses are developed under precise stimulus control
Topics: Children with mental disabilities, Reward, Speech Therapy, Children with mental disabilities
Educational Films
by Kent County Community Mental Health Service; Stanfield House (Firm)
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eye 93
favorite 2
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Presents a community-oriented view of mental retardation through the personal account of a retarded adult and three families with retarded children
Topics: People with mental disabilities, Children with mental disabilities, Children with mental...
Educational Films
by Hampshire Communications Corporation; Appleton-Century-Crofts Film Library
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Applies basic behavioral procedures in a student-developed program for teaching arithmetic to retarded children. Demonstrates procedures in teaching of the concepts of more and less, order, equality, and addition which can be adapted to improve the effectiveness of teaching any subject
Topics: Arithmetic, Children with mental disabilities
Educational Films
by University of Iowa
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Shows part of a research program devoted to the study of mentally retarded children, ages three to six years, from underprivileged homes where facilities for mental stimulation are lacking. Shows how the school attempts to provide the necessary materials for giving the children group experiences, opportunities for psychological and physical growth and activities for the development of muscular control
Topics: Children with mental disabilities, Children with mental disabilities
Educational Films
by National Film Board of Canada
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Discusses the importance of early stimulation and training for educable retarded children. Explores the rationale of integrating them into regular school systems, rather than separate institutions. Observes several children as they learn and grow and develop relationships with families, teachers and nonhandicapped children. Stephen J. Kline demonstrates the use of flow visualization in solving engineering problems and establishing mathematical models for analysis of flow fields. Explains the...
Topics: Children with mental disabilities, Children with mental disabilities
Educational Films
by Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Foundation
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Introduction by Eunice Kennedy Shriver
Topics: Children with mental disabilities, Medical ethics, Sterilization, Reproductive, Ethics,...
Educational Films
by PCR Films and Video in the Behavioral Sciences
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eye 225
favorite 2
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VHS
Topics: Auctions, Death, Auctions, Death, Manners and customs
Prelinger Archives
by Louis Mucciolo
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eye 31,575
favorite 48
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Docudrama, shot Cinema-Verite style, which follows a junkie on his never-ending quest for money, and ultimately, his fix.
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Topics: Drugs: Heroin, Addicts
Prelinger Archives
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eye 36,862
favorite 103
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0696 PA8508 Out of This World
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Prelinger Archives
by Film Distributors International
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Interesting anti-drug film criticizing drug use as an inhibitor of necessary social change. Director: Alan Kishbaugh. Camera: Charles Sutton. Narrator: Chuck Bowman.
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Topic: Substance abuse: Drugs
Prelinger Archives
by Iowa State Teachers' College
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favorite 14
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This idealized story of four years in the life of Kay, Jean, Helen, and Louise evokes the lost world of Iowa State's Home Economics Division in the fifties. When an assembly speaker at the high school talks of girls who studied home economics in college, Kay is smitten. But it is a big thing for someone in her family to attend college. She convinces her parents to make the sacrifice and is so eager to leave that she is packing her bags just minutes after receiving her acceptance letter. There...
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Prelinger Archives
by Marshall (Mel)
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eye 60,239
favorite 128
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Dark vision of drug use and its effect on American youth.
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Topics: Substance abuse: Drugs, Youth culture, Social issues: 1960s
Prelinger Archives
by Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.
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eye 56,934
favorite 56
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Shows the work of different library personnel.
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Topic: Occupations: Librarians
Prelinger Archives
by Vision Associates
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eye 66,402
favorite 127
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Loving tribute to America's favorite stimulant.
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Topic: Coffee
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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eye 72,191
favorite 54
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Jim, an emotionally immature teen, learns to evaluate his personality and to better work out his problems.
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Topics: Social guidance, Psychology, Teenagers
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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eye 122,760
favorite 60
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A bad-mannered 14-year-old meets himself as a young man of 21, and learns the fundamentals of good table manners.
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Topics: Social guidance: Etiquette, Children
Prelinger Archives
by On Film, Inc.
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eye 132,608
favorite 310
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Thoughtfully made advertising sales promo film extolling 1950s suburbanites as citizens and consumers.
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Topics: Suburbia, Cold War, Consumerism
Prelinger Archives
by Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions
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eye 107,912
favorite 174
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Romp through the futuristic landscape of the Seattle World's Fair, centered in the Bell System pavilion.
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Topics: World's Fairs: Seattle, 1962, Communication: Telephone, Futurism
Prelinger Archives
by Avis Films
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eye 175,886
favorite 29
comment 3
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Topic: Nutrition
Educational Films
by New York University. Film Library
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eye 100
favorite 1
comment 0
Title on container: Growth and development of a multi-handicapped infant
Topics: Blind children, Children with mental disabilities, Blind children, Children with mental disabilities
Educational Films
by University of California (System). Extension Media Center
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eye 282
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Somebody Waiting SummaryExamines hospitalized children with severe cerebral dysfunction who are among the most physically, emotionally and mentally handicapped in society and are totally dependent on hospital staff. Shows how these 'hopeless cases' can be helped by environmental stimulation and herapeutic handling and how their response to improved care improves the morale of the staff so that all concerned benefit. Produced by HalRiney and Dick Snider for UCSF. "The story of the unselfish...
Topics: Sonoma State Hospital (Calif.), Sonoma State Hospital (Calif.), Children with mental disabilities,...
Educational Films
by Missouri. Division of Health
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An introduction to mental retardation. Discusses types and levels of retardation, the education and training of the retarded child, and the importance of recreational activities, socialization, institutionalization, and family life. Shows scenes of mentally retarded children and adults as they work, study, and play [' Summary Provides orientation to general problems of mental retardation. Shows some of the characteristic of mental retardation and possible learning programs for retardates....
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Children with mental disabilities, Mental retardation (Psychology),...
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Educational Films
by Walter J Klein Co.
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Features the daughters and grandchildren of the late President Johnson who demonstrates infant safety in the home. Presents Phil Dykstra of the National Safety Council who reveals the 'PROTECTION PLUS' program. Bob Raiford, Charlotte personality radio personality.
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Educational Films
by Mayer, Henry, 1914-; Espar, Sheri Gillette; Perennial Education, inc
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A Baby is Born Life of a nine-year-old autistic boy at home and at Loyola University's Child Guidance Center.
Topics: Childbirth, Childbirth
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by Highway Safety Films.
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This film details the techniques used by amateur and professional shoplifters to steal over $6 billion in merchandise annually. Emphasizing how much of this stealing could be prevented ... A convicted shoplifter displays stealing methods under actual conditions and explains how employees could have prevented the thefts.
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Topics: Shoplifting, Retail trade -- Security measures.